IAB Digital Ad Ops Melbourne 2018

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Wednesday, 20 June 2018
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PwC, Lvl 19, 2 Riverside Quay, Southbank VIC 3006

On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 the IAB will be hosting Digital Ad Ops Melbourne 2018, one of the most hotly anticipated conferences in the digital advertising industry for 2018. Ad Ops will cover local and global trends affecting the online advertising industry from an AdOp and TechOps perspective; an engaging panel discussion on considerations and options for developing your career in Ops and an inspirational working panel of senior tech ops industry experts delivering best practice presentations on critical topics.


12:00pm Registration, lunch and networking

12.45pm Welcome
                Jonas Jaanimagi, Technology Lead, IAB Australia

1:00pm  Opening Keynote – IAB Tech Lab
               Dennis Buchheim, Senior Vice President & GM, IAB Tech Lab

1:50pm  Data Keynote – The journey from Data Zero, to Data Hero
               Aaron Wallis, Founder & CTO, Lexer

2:15pm NETWORKING BREAK (sponsored by DoubleClick)

2:35pm Tech Ops Panel – HTML5 best practices and IAB LEAN principles
              Hosted by Jonas Jaanimagi and an industry panel including:
              Damian Cronan, CTO, Fairfax Media
              Justine Collette, Senior Creative Solutions Engineer, Sizmek
              Katy Doran, APAC Client Partner, MOAT
              Adam Dren, Agency Platforms Manager, Google

3:10pm Ad Tech Session – An API Can Do That!
Hosted by Lachlan McDivitt, AU/NZ Trading Director, The Trade Desk
Mac O’Rourke, Head of Data and Operations, Amnet
Timothy Heywood, Digital Technology Manager – Ad Ops, Cadreon

4:00pm NETWORKING BREAK (sponsored by DoubleClick)
4:20pm Careers Panel – Working in AdOps, The Best Aspects… and the Worst!
              Hosted by Amy McCormack, Human Traffic
              Suhela Gremmel, Head of Ad Operations, Carsales
              Adam Sloan, Digital Operations Manager, Telstra
              Natasha Payne, Digital Operations Director, GroupM
              Stephen Warren, Head of Ad Operations and Technology, News Corp
5:00pm Closing Keynote – Guaranteed: Programmatic
              Rhys Williams, AU&NZ Director of Media Platforms,  Google
              Nadia Espley, Strategic Partnerships Vertical Lead, News & Publishing AUNZ
5:30pm  Closing Notes
               Gai Le Roy, CEO, IAB Australia
Thanks to our supporting partners:

Ad Ops Melbourne 2018 Sponsors

Contact annette@iabaustralia.com.au for sponsorship opportunities.